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economist , bank executive

Loretta Jean Mester, American bank executive, economist. National Science Foundation fellowship, 1980-1983, Princeton University fellowship, 1983-1984. Member Finance Department Advisory Council Fox School Business & Management, Temple University, since 2007; Member American Economic Association, American Finance Association, Econometric Society.

Background

Mester, Loretta Jean was born on October 24, 1958 in Baltimore. Daughter of John Clark and Ann (Rugieri) Mester.

Education

Bachelor Mathematics & Economics, Barnard College, 1980. Master of Arts, Princeton University, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University, 1985.

Career

Economist Federal Reserve Bank Philadelphia, Philadelphia, 1985-1987, senior economist, 1987-1989, senior economist, research adviser, 1989-1991, research officer, economist, 1991-1994, assistant vice president, economist, 1994—1996, vice president, economist, 1996—2000, senior vice president, director research, 2000—2010, executive vice president, director research, since 2010. Lecturer finance University Pennsylvania Wharton School, Philadelphia, 1988—1992. Adjunct assistant professor University Pennsylvania Wharton School, 1992—1998, adjunct associate professor, 1998—2001, adjunct professor, since 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Journal Banking and Finance, since 1993, Journal Money, Credit and Banking, since 1995, Journal Finance Intermediation, since 1995, Journal Finance Services Research, since 1996, Journal Finance Stability, since 2003, Journal Economics and Business, since 1998. Editor Journal Productivity Analysis, since 1995, Journal Banking and Finance, since 2001. Contributor articles to professional jours.

Membership

Member Finance Department Advisory Council Fox School Business & Management, Temple University, since 2007. Member American Economic Association, American Finance Association, Econometric Society.

Connections

Married George Joseph Mailath, June 2, l984.

father:
John Clark Mester

mother:
Ann (Rugieri) Mester

spouse:
George Joseph Mailath